Why I Quit Being a DSP

DSP, for those of you who don’t know, stands for Direct Support Professional. The definition says are people that work with physical and/or intellectual disabilities with the aim of assisting them to become integrated into their community or least restrictive environment. Sounds rewarding doesn’t it? It is, but some times it’s not all rainbows and … More Why I Quit Being a DSP

Freeing Myself

Recently I have gone MIA with some people in my life. I was debating on whether or not to explain why I did it. But I have a feeling that they already know why. Some friend groups for me were toxic. They made me feel like being myself was “abnormal.” I didn’t enjoy going out … More Freeing Myself

23 Lessons

Since the good ole “blink year” is coming to an end, I decided to give you all the lessons I have learned within this whole year. Some of them are serious and others, not so much. I had to add some humor to the mix to make it a bit more entertaining and uplifting. There … More 23 Lessons

98%

When I got a 98% on my test, all I could think was, “Wow! I’m the best!” Now I think, 98% and I get mad. Because that 98% is really bad. 98 was my average temperature. Now I think, “What a disgusting creature.” When I heard 98 degrees music, I instantly felt happy. Now I … More 98%

It’s Not Personal

It really isn’t. People will always attack you because THEY are having a bad day. It’s nothing against who you are and what you’re doing. It’s just simply they aren’t happy within that moment. So don’t take it personally. You know who you are and your well-being. You have no idea what the other person … More It’s Not Personal